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Table 3 Logistic regression analysis on acceptability of Option B+ in relation to potential predictors

From: Acceptability of option B+ among HIV positive women receiving antenatal and postnatal care services in selected health centre’s in Lusaka

Predictor variable COR (95% CI) P-Value AOR (95% CI) P-Value
Employment status
 Employed 1  
 Unemployed 0.8(0.5–1.4) 0.427   
Marital status
 Single 1    
 Married 1.9(1.1–3.2) 0.028   
 Divorced 2.1(0.5–8.0) 0.284   
 Widowed 6.25(0.8–50.5) 0.086 1.0(0.6–1.7) 0.903
Education level
 None 1    
 Primary 1.4 (0.1–16.2) 0.779   
 Secondary 1.86(0.17–20.9) 0.615
 Tertiary 2.1(0.18–24.9) 0.554   
Age
  > =35 1    
 15–34 0.6(0.3–1.1) 0.099
Religion
 Other 1  
 Christianity 3.6(0.7–18.0) 0.122   
 Christian Denomination     
 Catholics 1  
 Protestants 1.1(0.6–2.0) 0.794   
Fear of partner discrimination
 No 1    
 Yes 0.7(0.2–1.2) 0.003 1.0(0.5–2.0) 0.901
Fear of family discrimination
 No 1    
 Yes 0.5(0.02–1.0) 0.041 0.7(0.4–1.4) 0.308
Permission to begin ART
 No 1  
 Yes 1.2(0.7–2.0) 0.481   
Knowledge
 Inadequate 1    
 Adequate 2.1(1.3–3.3) 0.003 1.3(0.7–2.4) 0.356
Attitude
 Bad 1    
 Good 9.4(5.8–15.2) 0.0001 9.3(5.7–15.2) 0.0001